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9 of the best rakes
Design

We choose nine of the most practical rakes to help keep your garden spick and span. 

Species pelargoniums
Plants

Plantsman John Hoyland recommends the best species and primary hybrid pelargoniums - with gorgeous pics taken by photographer Diana Jazwinski. 

Head Gardeners cover
Gardens

Head Gardeners by Ambra Edwards and Charlie Hopkinson is our book of the month. 

Places to visit to see autumn colour
Gardens

Recommended places to visit to admire the fiery colour palette of autumn.

Kitted Out
Design

There's lots to do in the garden at this time of year so we've put together a list of must-have items to make light work of gardening and gathering this month. 

Top tips for growing apples
Plants

Head gardener at Gravetye Manor, Tom Coward gives his top tips for growing apples. 

Garden Masterclasses

Catch these workshops taking place before the garden season ends, as part of the Garden Masterclass series, organised by garden designer Annie Guilfoyle and plantsman Noel Kingsbury, in association with Gardens Illustrated.

Liquorice growing
Plants

Pontefract in West Yorkshire was once a centre of liquorice cultivation. Now Robert and Heather Copley are growing it once more on their farm. 

Expert tips for designing a meadow
Design

Garden designer James Alexander-Sinclair gives his advice and tips for designing a meadow. 

October 2017 issue of Gardens Illustrated
Gardens

Take a look inside the October issue. This month; discover the allure of species pelargonium, be inspired by rich autumn planting for late-season interest and celebrate the variety of apples at Gravetye Manor's reinvigorated orchard. 

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